Red Gauntlet is located at Tower Farm and sleeps ten guests in five bedrooms. It is one of two delightful holiday cottages, available for long or short breaks, which can accommodate large group bookings of up to twenty guests if hired together. The cottages are located near Cockburnspath village in the Scottish Borders, on the spectacular East Coast close to East Lothian - a county famed for being one of the finest for golf and beautiful clean beaches.
These beautiful cottages provide an ideal place for a relaxing holiday and are also perfect for using as a base to explore the area with the City of Edinburgh being just fifty minutes away by car and Newcastle within one hour. Whether you want to simply sit back and unwind or spend your days exploring the many attractions of the Lothians', the Border towns or Northumberland with its glorious golden beaches, this is an ideal retreat at any time of the year.
The cottages are perfect for small or large groups wanting to get away for a relaxing break or to celebrate a special occasion such as a birthday, anniversary or reunion.
The area offers a wide choice of activities to participate in and many interesting attractions for day trips out. Whether you enjoy walking, cycling, golf, surfing, fishing, diving, horse riding or like exploring, the abundance of historic sites, local beauty spots, castles, visitor attractions and country houses is sure to impress with something for everyone.
Tracy Drysdale joined Independent Cottages in February 2009
Red Gauntlet offers spacious accommodation for up to ten guests and provides a real home from home where you can relax with modern day comforts. A perfect place to get together with friends or extended families at any time of the year with heating under foot to keep you warm during the winter months.
Outside: There is a garden with patio area for alfresco dining (outdoor furniture and BBQ provided) and lawn area where you can relax with a book during the warmer months (a good place for the little ones to let off steam!). Outdoor equipment (surf boards, bikes etc) can be stored in the garage.
Red Gauntlet prices: 7 nights high season (July & August) £1120; 7 nights mid season (April, May, June, September, October) £1000; 7 nights low season (January, February, March, November, December) £840 and Christmas and New Year are charged at £1500. 3 night weekends and 4 night midweek breaks start from £600 and up to £700.
Additional information: Prices include towels, bed linen, heating and electricity. Short breaks may be available (weekend and mid-week), please enquire with owner. One dog is welcome per house (must be house trained and sleep in the kitchen). There are also dog kennels across the road at Pease Lye. Cots can be provided and child's high chair upon request but must be pre booked. There is plenty of parking available for both properties. Red Gauntlet is graded 4 star by VisitScotland.
Star Rating: 4 Star
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